ERIC Number: ED126909
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Guidelines for the Review and Selection of Textbooks and Instructional Materials.
Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Div. of Library Development and Services.
The Maryland department of education provides guidelines for forming policies and procedures for selecting textbooks and instructional materials. Items to be included in the selection policy are listed, and 14 guidelines are provided for evaluating materials, with particular attention to procedures for handling requests for reconsideration of questioned materials. A separate brochure provides information on selecting and evaluating materials. A definition, factors to be considered in selecting the material, and evaluation criteria for materials are provided for both textbooks and media resources. A brief list of information sources and a sample request for reconsideration of materials are included. (LS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Div. of Library Development and Services.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland